January 12, 2024

US House China panel calls Intel, Nvidia and Micron heads to testify

Source: Financial Times

Journalist: Demetri Sevastopulo

The commitee this week sent letters to Intel, Nvidia and Micron summoning their chief executives to testify, according to everal people familiar with the situation.

The move is a shift by the panel, which has not held hearings with CEOs from any industry since it was created to intensify Congress’s focus on threats from China.

Emily Kilcrease, a trade and sanctions expert at the CNAS think-tank, said the committee was "using its bully pulpit to turn up the political pressure on companies with significant operations or sales in China"

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Authors

  • Emily Kilcrease

    Senior Fellow and Director, Energy, Economics and Security Program

    Emily Kilcrease is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Energy, Economics, and Security Program at CNAS. Her research focuses on the U.S.-China economic relationship; alignment...